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driver under arrest, after a deadly crash kills six children. the new charges he's facing this morning. and the great getaway begins. team coverage on the roads and rails to get you to your thanksgiving destinations. good morning washington. toss to eileen - less windy today - dry in the dmv for the biggest travel day of the year tomorrow - isolated showers by thanksgiving morning - dry weekend ahead today: mostly sunny. breezy and tonight: mainly clear and cold. lows: 22-32 winds: nw 5 mph wednesday: sunny start. increasing clouds. highs: 49-53
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dc police are on the scene of a crime in northeast. the investigation is playing out on holbrook street in the trinidad neighborhood. our john gonzalez just got the scene.. breaking right now -
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northeast. the investigation is playing out on holbrook street in the trinidad neighborhood. our john gonzalez just got the scene.. breaking new
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bus crash, that left six children dead and 23 others hurt. while you were sleeping - chattanooga police arrested the driver, 24-year-old "johnthony walker". walker has been charged with five counts of vehicular homicide, reckless endangerment and reckless driving. more charges could be filed later. dozens of students were riding the bus when it crashed monday afternoon.. ending up on it's side and wrapped around a tree. the bus was the only vehicle involved in the accident. authorities believe speed played a role. schools will be open today in chattanooga, with additional grief counselors on hand. at seven thirty this morning an n-t-s-b team is heading to the crash scene. they're set to depart from reagan national airport at
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showing nazi salutes is sparking outrage. this video is posted on "the atlantic's" website. it show a white nationalist group, the national policy insitute, at the reagan building over the weekend. the group's president, richard spencer, had his twitter account suspended last week for hate speech. during the meeting, he used hitler era references, including one for "lying press." maggiano's in hosted the group friday, when a nazi salute photo was taken of former mtv star tila tequila. the restaurant has apologized, and is donating proceeds from the meal to the anti-defamation league. trump's campaign responded to the video, saying, quote: "president-elect trump has continued to denounce racism of any kind, and he was elected because
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an investigation is underway in montgomery county, after a trump supporter found a swastika painted on the door of his home in silver spring! the homeowner says someone also stole his american flag. he claims a trump sign was also taken from his yard last month -- and eggs were thrown at his home. police believe politics is the driving force behind the theft and vandalism. an earthquake rocking japan.. and overnight - new information about the cause. what happened years ago, that
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quake that rocked the country early this morning-- was actually an aftershock. officials say the magnitude 6.point.9 tremor that sent people running for higher ground, was an aftershock from a 20-11 earthquake in the same area. that q tsunami, and caused a meltdown at the fukushima daiichi nuclear plant this morning's quake also triggured a minor tsunami. but there are no reports of injuries or damage. toss to eileen - less windy today - dry in the dmv for the biggest travel day of the year tomorrow - isolated showers by thanksgiving morning - dry weekend ahead
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highs: 46-52 winds: nw 5-15 g 25 mph tonight: mainly clear and cold. lows: 22-32 winds: nw 5 mph wednesday: sunny start. increasing clouds. highs: 49-53 winds: s 5 mph
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rapper is waking up in the hospital this morning. suzanne live tease ? think of your fellow man. ? ? lend him a helping hand. ? ? put a little love in your heart. ? ? take a good look around... ? ? ...and if you're lookin' down, ?
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your heart.? ? in your heart. ? (avo) the subaru share the love event is happening now and will have given ninety million dollars
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helping you get home for the holidays. today's holiday happy hour begins in just 40 minutes! watch good morning washington starting at six am for 7 chances to win $100 gift cards! covering metro.. safetrack surge 10 ends tonight.. and that should be a relief to red line riders.
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morning on surge 11. it begins monday.. and runs through december 21st. surge 11 will result in severe service reductions that will impact every orange and silver line rider. trains will single-track between east falls church and west falls church. orange and silver line trains will run only every 20 minutes, and they'll be crowded. surge 10 is ending, just in time, as millions are getting out of town for thanksgiving weekend suzanne kennedy is morning, live in mobiletrak seven..
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the presidential medal of freedom to 21 people - and the list includes a lot of entertainers. among them - robert deniro, ellen degeneres, bruce springsteen, diana ross and others. the award is america's highest civilian honor. today's ceremony begins at 2:30 at the white house. new this morni
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west gets help. abc news reports, the rapper was hospitalized in los angeles because of stress and exhaustion, and spent the night there. sources says the decision came after police responded to a disturbance call. west had just pulled the plug on his saint pablo tour after days of erratic and angry behavior. los angeles police say west has been placed on a psychiatric hold. time now for weather - less windy today - dry in the dmv for the - less windy today - dry in the dmv for the biggest travel day - isolated showers by thanksgiving morning - dry weekend ahead today: mostly sunny. breezy and cool. highs: 46-52 winds: nw 5-15 g 25 mph tonight: mainly clear and cold. lows: 22-32 winds: nw 5 mph wednesday: sunny start. increasing clouds.
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a local chain of
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coming up - why you could be getting a check from "washington sports club" and a black friday price hike? the items that will actually be more expensive on the biggest discount
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fios is not cable. we're wired differently. that means incredibly fast 150 meg internet for the holidays. so in the 3.7 seconds it takes gary watson to beat the local sled jump record, fly, gary, fly. ...his friend can download 13 versions of the perfect song... ...his sister can live stream it...
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for just 79.99 per month online for the first year.
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but you don't love that you can't get all your favorites. but now you can get more of what you love. so you can find something else to not love. like hearing the sound of your own voice. (softly) like hearing the sound of your own voice. get more choices you love, now with all day breakfast. the washington sports club - is accused of locking in members to their contracts - even when they wanted to quit! the attorney general's office says its parent company required customers to cancel memberships in writing- but workers told people they could cancel in person. some of the memberships were never canceled- and the gym kept billing people. now the gym company is being fined 20-thousand dollars and it must pay back customers
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drone is now under investigation after it was involved in an accident. abc's kendis gibson and diane macedo have the details in
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jummy olbanji with what we know. right now a bomb squad is on the scene of that expsi person was injured when a pacakge exploded in center city. it happened about 90 minutes ago. police say the victim was taken to the hospital with chest and hand injuries. so far, there is no word on that person's condition. investigators are trying to determine if the explosion was intentional. more on this as we get it,. - less windy today - dry in the dmv for the biggest travel day of the
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thanksgiving morning - dry weekend ahead today: mostly sunny. breezy and cool. highs: 46-52 winds: nw 5-15 g 25 mph tonight: mainly clear and cold. lows: 22-32 winds: nw 5 mph wednesday: sunny start. increasing clouds. highs: 49-53
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breaking right now - police swarming the trinidad neighborhood. breaking right now - police swarming the trinidad
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hospital. the investigation is playing out just blocks frow just last year. john gonzalez is on the scene:
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tennesee school bus driver now under arrest, in a deadly crash that left six children dead and 23 others hurt. 24-year-old "johnthony walker" has been charged with five counts of vehicular homicide, reckless endangerment and reckless driving. more charges could be filed later. dozens of elementary school students were riding the bus when it crashed monday afternoon.. ending up on it's side and wrapped around a tree. authorities believe speed played a role.
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crash scene from reagan national airport in about two hours. we will have a live report from chattanooga, coming up at six o'clock. happening now.. the state department issues a travel alert - urging people to be cautious at holiday events in europe this season. it's because of the potential for terror attacks abroad. this week- french authorities arrested 7 peple in anti-terror raids. they say they foiled a planned attack on the famous strasbourg christmas market. and another possible attack foiled here in the u-s. on monday, a 37-year-old brooklyn man was arrested, accused of trying to support isis. federal prosecutors say "mohammaed naji", who is a legal u-s resident, traveled to yemen last year and tried to join the islamic state. sources say he was considering an attack on the macy's thanksgiving day parade. naji is being held without bail. an effort is underway to help two young stabbing victims have a wonderful christmas. victims have a wonderful christmas. a "you caring"
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two-year-old jordan and three-year-old jhalil . the boys live in prince george's county.. and were stabbed on november 12th. their father has been charged in connnection with the stabbings. jordan underwent two surgeries, and is now home with his brother. medics who treated the boys are actively involved with the fundraising campaign. coming up on good morning washington - trump's pledege the president elect takes to youtube. his new message to the american people. and it's beginning to look a lot like winter along the east coast. we'll show you which ar november blast of
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he gets a lot of compliments. he wears his army hat, walks around with his army shirt looking all nice. and then people just say, ?thank you for serving our country? and i'm like, that's my dad.
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military community by the end of 2017. i'm very proud of him.
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stormwatch 7 is tracking... the northeast's first major snowstorm of the season. at least two-feet of lake effect snow has fallen on parts of upstate new york. another foot or more is possil schoolers suffered minor injuries when a bus taking them on a field trip rolled into a ditch. toss to eileen - less windy today - dry in the dmv for the biggest travel day of the year tomorrow - isolated showers by thanksgiving morning - dry weekend ahead today: mostly sunny. breezy and cool. highs: 46-52 winds: nw 5-15 g 25 mph tonight: mainly clear and cold. lows: 22-32 winds: nw 5 mph wednesday: sunny start. increasing clouds.
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seven is on your side helping you get home for the holidays. today's holiday happy hour begins in less than fifteen minutes! watch good morning washington starting at six am for 7 chances to win $100 gift cards! happening right now - the great holiday getaway begins. today millions of americans - are heading out of town for turkey day. and triple-a says this week will be the busiest thanksgiving travel week in nearly a decade.. that's our megaphone question of the day - what are your thak train, or stay home? tell us at wjla dot com slash vote now... the good morning washington team is out on the roads - and at the airport, getting you ready. we begin our team covarage with sam sweeney, live at reagan national airport. sam toss to
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from a distance it looks like a reality
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longtime allies, and t-v executives -- all parading in front of cameras at trump tower in new york. but they weren't there to be fired -- they were there hoping to be hired. president-elect donald trump is interviewing them for jobs in his administration. among monday's candidates -- ex-texas governor rick perry and former house speaker newt gingrich. it's unclear whether any appointments will be announced before thanksgiving. meanwhile -- trump is also laying out
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trump is vowing to withdraw from the transpacific partnership and cancel restrictions on american energy. but -- trump is also backing off one of his key campaign promises -- to build a wall along the u-s border with mexico. happening today.. d-c mayor muriel bowser will discuss her next steps for improving educ capital. there are reports she could name the city's new schools chancellor. the washington post reports that person is antwan wilson - current superintendent of oakland california schools. a news conference is set for 10:30 this morning at eastern senior high school. stay with abc seven for an update the minute we get it. the wizards have reason to celebrate this morning. the team cruised past the phoenix suns last night at the verizon center. bradley beal carried them -- scoring a career-high 42 points en route to a 106-101 win -- just
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season. the wizards now have a little time off for thanksgiving before resuming the season friday in orlando. the redskins are celebrating sunday's victory.. by giving back to those in need. players pierre garcon and chris baker were at paisano's pizza in annandale last night-- not for pizza -- but to give away turkey dinners! garcon says he knows what it's like to be in need... and wants to help make other people's holidays happier. people in need this holiday season. the players say they're happy to holiday season. the players say they're happy to help anybody... even a few cowboys fans who came out. of course- the redskins will face dallas on thanksgiving day. it's 5: and time for
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- less windy today - dry in the dmv for the biggest travel day of the year tomorrow - isolated showers by thanksgiving morning - dry weekend ahead today: mostly sunny. breezy and cool. highs: 46-52 winds: nw 5-15 g 25 mph tonight: mainly clear lows: 22-32 winds: nw 5 mph wednesday: sunny start. increasing clouds. highs: 49-53
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kidd o'shea in the
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here is what we know about kanye west being hospitalized
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tmz.com -cops responded to a call for welfare check on kanye yesterday afternoon in la -kanye was at his trainers house at the time "acting erratically" -l.a. fire was called -when the arrived, kanye was calmer but still resistant to going to the hospital -tmz learned that kanye was handcuffed to a gurney during the transport (that is standard protocol) -sources connected to kanye say he is was getting checked out for severe sleep deprivation at his trainers house when someone decided to call the -where is kim? tmz says she was en route to nyc for her first public appearance since the paris robbery. they believe she has since headed back to la. tonight is the season finale of "dancing with the stars." the three remaining duos have
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>> now, "good morning washin alert. autria: a deadly school bus crash. six people dead. john: live in northeast washington, a man was found on the sidewalk suffering from severe burns. was he deliberately set on fire? larry: happening right now, the great holiday getaway. there on your side getting you ready for some of the busiest travel days of the year.

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